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WDYTYA: Robert Rinder

this evening (monday 13th), 9.00-10.00pm, on bbc 1 tv
robert rinder (in the who do you think you are series)

Robert ‘Judge’ Rinder follows the story of his grandfather, Moses Malinicky, a Holocaust survivor, hearing first-hand testimony of the horror of Nazi forced labour camps as well as of the hope offered by a new life in Lake Windermere.
Investigating the dark mystery surrounding his great-grandfather Israel Medalyer leads Robert to Talsi, a small town in Latvia, where he uncovers a story of mental illness and trauma which will ultimately, he hopes, lay some ghosts to rest.”

including contribution from …
• fellow-inmate of schlieben forced labour camp ben helfgott
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Holocaust Memorial Day

tomorrow evening (tuesday 27th), 7.00-8.00pm, on bbc 2
holocaust memorial day (presented by david dimbleby) (part of holocaust memorial season) (more…)

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